Timetable

The timetable will be updated fro 2017 in early July 2017. No significant changes are anticipated.

08.00

Tents Open for Exhibits

09.00

Judge’s Reception in Muker Public Hall

10.00

Show Opens; Band Procession
Procession of officials & judges from Farmers Arms led by Muker Band.

10.00

Sheep Judging Commences

10.00

Tents Close for Judging

10.30

Invitation Sheep Dog Trial – Bottom field

Prizes:

  • 1st Graham Edwards Trailers Plaque + £30; 2nd £25; 3rd £20; 4th £15; 5th £10
  • Best run by a novice: 1st Punch Bowl Trophy + £10; 2nd £6; 3rd £4

10.30

Tractor and Implement Judging

10.30-14.30 Public Sheep Judging Competition. Have a go at sheep judging yourself.

11.00-14.00

Stone Walling Demonstration by the regional branch of the Dry Stone Walling Association. There'll be plenty of useful information and a chance for young visitors to build the kid's wall.

11.00-15.00 Country Quiz and Rope Making by Norman Bush. Next to Fell Race tent.

11.00-12.00

Muker Band Play

11.30

Young Judges (Sheep) Competition at sheep pens, followed by

Junior Sheep Handling Competition (11.45 approx)

12.00
(approx)

Tents Re-Open for Viewing

  • Top tent: produce, handicrafts, art, photography
  • Bottom tent: horticulture

12.30

Lunch For Officials in Muker Public Hall. Followed by speeches.

14.00

Children’s Fancy Dress Parade (Open)
Prizes: 1st £5; 2nd £4; 3rd £3; £1 for all other entrants. No entry fee.

Classes (may change if there are a large number of entries):

  1. Under school age
  2. Aged 5-7 years
  3. Aged 8 years and over
  4. Group fancy dress. Prizes: 1st £10; 2nd £6; 3rd £4

Ernest & Doreen Whitehead Cup for overall winner in fancy dress

folowed by...

Children’s Sports
Prizes: 1st £2; 2nd £1; 3rd 50p; 30p for all other entrants
Races organised by age dependent on the number of participants e.g. under 5 / 6 / 7

14.00-15.00

Muker Band Play

14.30
(approx)

Working Dog Type Judging (Open)
Entry Fee: £1     Prizes: 1st £8; 2nd £5; 3rd £3
Condition of animal to be considered.

Classes:

  1. Rough coated shepherd’s working dog or bitch
  2. Smoother coated shepherd’s working dog or bitch

Beezy Salver for best type in open dogs
followed by Sheep Dog Trial Award Presentations

15.00

Fell Races (Open)
Course and times set by BOFRA.  Prize money given by Muker Show.
Register on the day at the Fell Race tent on the show field.
District: parishes of Muker, Melbecks, Grinton, Reeth, Arkengarthdale, Marrick.

1. Primary Race - Under 12 Years

  • Boys: 1st £12; 2nd £8; 3rd £5
  • Girls: 1st £12; 2nd £8; 3rd £5
  • £3 to all non-prize winning competitors who complete the course.
  • Baldwin Trophy for first competitor home living in District.

2. Junior Fell Race - Under 14 Years

  • Boys: 1st £20; 2nd £12; 3rd £8
  • Girls: 1st £20; 2nd £12; 3rd £8
  • £3 to all non-prize winning competitors who complete the course.
  • Wilf Scott Trophy for first competitor home living in District.

3. Under 17 Fell Race

  • Boys: 1st £30; 2nd £20; 3rd £10
  • Girls: 1st £30; 2nd £20; 3rd £10
  • £5 to all non-prize winning competitors who complete the course.
  • R Daykin Trophy for first competitor home living in District.

4. Senior Fell Race

  • Men: 1st £75 + trophy; 2nd £50; 3rd £40;
  • Ladies: 1st £75 + trophy; 2nd £50; 3rd £40
  • Veterans: £30 for first lady and man who have not already won a prize
  • £5 to all non-prize winning competitors who complete the course.
  • Midwood Trophy for first competitor home living in District.
  • Record bonus: starts at £10, increases £10 each year not won, £100 max.
    • Men’s record: 11min 6.9sec. Bonus: £60.
    • Ladies’ record: 13 min 58sec set by Holly Page in 2012. Bonus: £60.

followed by Fell Race Prizes and Trophy Presentations (16:00 approx)

15.30-16.30

Muker Band Play

17.30

Community Singing
Muker Band leads community singing outside Farmers Arms to close the day

The Secretary, Jinglepot Lodge, Gunnerside, Richmond DL11 6JG  :::  email: info@mukershow.co.uk  :::  tel: 01748 886564